Well DUH! Talk about awkward. But man they dated a long ass time ago now. Back in 1999. And anyway, even if she wasn’t a judge on the show, I’m glad he passed it up because he is egotistical as hell. Did anyone watch ‘Making the Band’?! That was a mess.
The source says that the hip hop mogul passed on the opportunity because of his apparently not-so-ancient history with Lopez, as well as his history with Lopez’s manager, Benny Medina. (Medina also previously managed Combs; they parted ways several years ago.)
Ultimately, the Dirty Money rapper “felt it was a ‘her or me’ situation,” the insider tells Us. And producers went after her.
You know, I think we’re all better off. For real.